Microwaves – Display / Clock


Display showing a blinking colon ” : ” or “PF” (on built-ins)

There has been a power failure or the clock time has been turned off.

See “Display”section below to clear display.

See “Clock” section below to reset the clock or to turn it on.


Display showing an error code; a letter followed by a number (F# or E# or F#.T#)?

See “Display” section below to clear error code. If it reappears, then schedule service for technician to diagnosis.



When power is first supplied to the microwave oven, a colon ( : ) will blink in the display. Touch Cancel Off or Cancel (depending upon model) to stop the blinking. If the colon ” : ” blinks in the display at any other time, a power failure has occurred. Touch Cancel Off or Cancel, and reset the clock as needed.

If an invalid value has been entered, the invalid entry tones will sound and the input prompt will reappear in the display. Retry your entry.

When the microwave oven is in use, the display shows cooking power, quantities, weights and/or prompts. When the microwave oven is not in use (standby mode), the display shows the time of day or Timer countdown.



This is a standard 12-hour clock (12:00-11:59) and does not show a.m. or p.m.

To set:

The microwave oven and timer must be off.

  1. Touch Clock.
  2. Touch the number pads to set the time of day.
  3. Touch Clock or Start.

To remove:

  1. Touch Clock.
  2. Touch 0 (zero).
  3. Touch Clock.

The time will disappear, and colon  ” : ” will appear on the display.


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